A new report says farm bankruptcies have risen in Nebraska and Iowa.
The American Farm Bureau Federation shows Chapter 12 bankruptcies rose 24% nationwide over the previous year that ended on September 30th.
The report cited severe weather and trade disputes among the problems faced by farmers.
There were 37 farm bankruptcies in Nebraska and 24 in Iowa over those 12 months.
The highest number of farm bankruptcies was in Wisconsin, with 48. Nebraska tied for second with Georgia and Kansas.